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Monthly Archives: July 2015

New Publication

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A new paper by Vasco und Florian has just been published in PLOS ONE. In the study, we were able to detect over 80% of invertebrate taxa from a bulk samples using DNA metabarcoding. Further more we showed that with PCR based methods, estimating taxon abundance is not possible in such diverse bulk samples. Monitoring should thus focus primarily on presence absence data […]

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Moving to University of Duisburg and Essen

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Florian has accepted a call for a full professorship (W2) in “Aquatic Ecosystems Research” at University of Duisburg and Essen. Now the whole team will be moving to Essen to setup the new and excellent lab facilities. Our cooperations with the team at Ruhr University Bochum will continue.

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